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Crocus hyemalis

Crocus hyemalis
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Copyright: Lior Almagor (LiorAlmagor) Silver Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 14 W: 0 N: 90] (1266)
Genre: Plants
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2010-12-26
Categories: Flowers
Camera: Nikon D 300s, Nikon AF-S VR 105mm 2.8G IF-ED Micro
Exposure: f/10.0, 1/400 seconds
Details: Tripod: Yes
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2011-11-22 0:56
Viewed: 2801
Points: 10
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Kingdom: Plantae
Superdivision: Spermatophyta
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Iridaceae
Subfamily: Crocoideae
Genus: Crocus
Species: Crocus hyemalis
Also called - Winter crocus
This geophyte is the commonest crocus of Israel. It is sub-endemic. also can be found in southern Libanon and in Jordan. It is characterized by black anthers.
Distribution in Israe: The mediterranean woodlands, and shurblands, semi-stepee shurblands.

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  • nagraj Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1618 W: 106 N: 3208] (15166)
  • [2011-11-22 5:38]

Beautiful composition for this lovely flower, fine viewpoint too. tfs.

hello Lior
very nice coloured composition with good details and nice light
greeting lou

Hi Lior,

Very nice photo. Interesting point of view. Very good detail and sharpness!


Beautifully shaped tepals, black anthers and a yellow throat! A really beautiful Crocus.
Excellent photo. regards yiannis

Very nice species Lior, well dine
Regards, Ferran

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